All individuals living in the State of California are currently ordered to stay home or at their place of residence, except for permitted work, local shopping or other permitted errands, or as otherwise authorized (including in the Questions and answers below).

State orders in place:

Stay Home Order

On March 19, 2020, an and directed all Californians to stay home except to go to an essential job or to shop for essential needs. It was modified on .

Blueprint for a Safer Economy

On August 28, 2020, the State released the Blueprint for a Safer EconomyChơi poker tiền thật trực tuyến to permit gradual reopening of certain businesses and activities.

Limited Stay Home Order

As of November 21, 2020, Californians in counties in the Tier 1/Widespread (purple) tier are directed to . To find out if this order applies to your county, see the county map.

Regional Stay Home Order – NEW

The , announced December 3, 2020, will go into effect at 11:59 PM the day after a region has been announced to have less than 15% ICU availability. It prohibits private gatherings of any size, closes sector operations except for critical infrastructure and retail, and requires 100% masking and physical distancing in all others.

Once triggered, the order will remain in effect for at least 3 weeks. After that period, it will be lifted when a region’s projected ICU capacity meets or exceeds 15%. This will be assessed on a weekly basis after the initial 3 week period. Learn more about this order.


The state released a map of the five regions being measured. They are:

Map showing the 5 regions being measured by CDPH for ICU actual capacity: Northern California, Bay Area, Greater Sacramento, San Joaquin Valley, and Southern California.
  • Northern California: Del Norte, Glenn, Humboldt, Lake, Lassen, Mendocino, Modoc, Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama, Trinity
  • Bay Area: Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Monterey, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Solano, Sonoma
  • Greater Sacramento: Alpine, Amador, Butte, Colusa, El Dorado, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, Sierra, Sutter, Yolo, Yuba
  • San Joaquin Valley: Calaveras, Fresno, Kern, Kings, Madera, Mariposa, Merced, San Benito, San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Tulare, Tuolumne
  • Southern California: Imperial, Inyo, Los Angeles, Mono, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Ventura

SAHO ICU bed % available as of December 6, 2020 for the 5 regions:

Northern California  26.5%
Bay Area 24.1%
Greater Sacramento 18.2%
San Joaquin Valley 6.6%
Southern California 10.3%
For regions under 15%, the Regional Stay Home Order goes into effect Sunday, December 6, 2020 at 11:59 PM.

Questions and answers

Regional Stay Home Order

Stay Home Order

Blueprint for a Safer Economy

Limited Stay Home Order


Protected activities

Government services